Significant life events such as getting married, changing jobs or having a career break can be a good trigger for checking in with your financial plans and making sure your money’s on track.
“I’m planning a career break”
How a short break from work can have a long term impact
Taking a break doesn’t just have implications for your income today. It can also really affect your super.
“I’ve just started a new job”
Changing jobs doesn’t have to mean changing super
Starting work or moving into a new role can bring a lot of change. Make it an opportunity to sort out your super.
"I have suffered an injury or illness"
Life rarely goes to plan. That’s why there are ways to access super in times of need
If you’re dealing with a serious illness or injury, you may be able to access super early.
First State Super celebrates our nurses and midwives11 May 2017
International Nurses Day and International Day of the Midwife provide a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the special people who dedicate their lives to caring for others.
Federal Budget 2017: Housing for the young and old10 May 2017
In the budget on 9 May, the government announced a number of incentives to improve housing affordability. Let’s take a look at what’s been proposed for first-home buyers and retirees who sell their family home.
Federal Budget 2017: Information for retirees10 May 2017
Unlike recent years, the good news for retirees coming out of this year’s budget is no negative changes to pensions or superannuation rules. But a raft of proposals were announced for older Australians. Here’s a snapshot of what may be coming.
Ranked 3rd in Global Climate 500 Index3 May 2017
We have again been recognised as a global leader in influencing beneficial action on climate change.